Below is a list of current timber sales open for bids on state owned forest lands.
South Carolina Forestry Commission
Sand Hills State Forest
Sealed lump-sum bids will be accepted until 10:00 AM on Thursday, June 27, 2019 by Sand Hills State Forest, US HWY 1, four miles south of Patrick, S.C. (16218 HWY 1 Patrick, SC 29584). All bids are to be in a sealed envelope mailed, hand delivered, or emailed. Sale Description: This sale is for approximately 3,429tons of pine sawtimber, 1,577 tons of chip-n-saw, 6,439 tons of pine pulpwood on +/- 425 acres of natural and planted longleaf and loblolly pine. This sale also has several stands that contain pole quality trees, estimated to be less than 10 percent. The sale areas are shown in the maps and table provided.
Sealed bids on the attached bid form will be accepted until 10:00 AM, Tuesday, May 28, 2019 for the sale of approximately 825.1 acres of longleaf and mixed pinestraw. The sale areas are in Compartment 13 and consist of 32 separate lots. The sale areas are described on the enclosed bid sheet and maps. All sale areas are in longleaf pine or mixed pine. An Orange sign indicating Lot #, Stand #, and Acreage will be placed at a visible location for each stand.
Sealed composite per-ton bids will be accepted until 10:00 AM on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 by Sand Hills State Forest, US HWY 1, four miles south of Patrick, S.C. (16218 HWY 1 Patrick, SC 29584). Submitted bids should be in the form of one blended price per ton of pine, one blended price per ton of hardwood, and a price per ton of fuel chips. This sale consist of SFI and ATFS certified wood.
Manchester State Forest
MSF 595 ADV TS 19
Sealed lump sum bids will be accepted until 11 AM, May 8, 2019, by Manchester State Forest, 6740 Headquarters Road, Wedgefield, SC, for the sale of approximately 2,945 tons of pine pulpwood, 541 tons of pine chip-n-saw, 8,335 tons of pine sawtimber, and 774 tons of hardwood on approximately 183 acres.
Harbison State Forest
Sealed lump sum bids will be accepted until June 10, 2019 at 11:30 A.M, by Harbison State Forest, 5600 Broad River Rd. Columbia, SC 29212 for the sale of approximately 559 tons of pine pulpwood, 19 tons of pine chip-n-saw, 1,829 tons of pine sawtimber, 273 tons of hardwood sawtimber and 373 tons of hardwood pulp on approximately 44 acres. Pole quality trees are likely present in this stand.
Bids will be accepted in person, by mail, or by email to (JMiller@scfc.gov). The seller does not guarantee the approximate volume stated above, and each bidder is encouraged to make their own determination of volumes.
Wee Tee State Forest
Poe Creek State Forest
SCFC St. George Nursery
Department of Natural Resources
Pickens County, South Carolina
The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) will accept sealed, per ton bids for the sale of approximately 350 acres of sawtimber in northern Pickens County. Bids will be accepted until 11:00 a.m. on July 3, 2019.
Department of Corrections
SC Parks, Recreation, and Tourism
Department of Transportation
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